UCRSEA Intern shares summer internship experiences

Danielle Reid, UCRSEA summer intern, represented the Partnership Project at the University of Toronto Institute for Management and Innovation’s 4th Annual Sustainability Leaders’ Series held on October 18, 2018. The series featured graduate students in the Master of Science in Sustainability Management (MScSM) Program who shared their summer internships in sustainability. Danielle, who went to Mercy Corps Myanmar for her internship,  presented UCRSEA’s work, the research project she spearheaded over the summer, and some challenges and opportunities related to urban climate resilience in Southeast Asia. The event was attended by world leaders in sustainability, who offered insights on the complex management of economic, social and environmental interactions in business, science and beyond. The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Ontario’s Lieutenant Governor, delivered the keynote lecture.